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AfDB postpones 2021 Africa Investment Forum

Graphic 30 Nov 2021
Abidjan, November 29, 2021 - Following consultations with the Government of Côte d’Ivoire and the Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group, the 2021 Africa Investment Forum scheduled for December 1-3, 2021, in Abidjan, is postponed until further notice.

Aboitiz showcases climate change adaptation best practices at Climate Change Consciousness Week

Journal Online 30 Nov 2021
The Aboitiz Group has been one of CCC’s long time partners for sustainable development in critical sectors where it operates ... (AEV) is the public holding company of the Aboitiz Group with major investments in power, banking and financial services, food, infrastructure, and land.

China’s third credit-scoring firm gains approval

Shenzhen Daily 29 Nov 2021
CHINA’S central bank has accepted the application to set up a personal credit-scoring joint venture backed by Alibaba’s fintech affiliate Ant Group and other firms ... Ant and State-backed Zhejiang Tourism Investment Group Co ... Before Qiantang Credit Rating, the central bank had ...

African Development Bank postpones 2021 Africa Investment Forum due to Covid-19 omicron variant

Ghana News Agency 29 Nov 2021
The President of the African Development Bank Group, Dr ... The African Development Bank Group and the Africa Investment Forum partners are indebted to President Alassane Ouattara and the Government of Côte d’Ivoire for their exceptional and gracious support, Dr Adesina added.

Omicron variant: AfDB postpones Africa investment forum

Business Day Online 29 Nov 2021
The African Development Bank (AfDB) group, has postponed indefinitely, the 2021 Africa Investment Forum (AIB) scheduled for December 1 to December 3, in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire until further notice ... Development Bank; the European Investment Bank and the Islamic Development Bank.

Zelman & Associates Expands Building Products Investment Banking Team with New Senior Banker

The Salamanca Press 29 Nov 2021
Rives will lead the firm's building products investment banking coverage and will work in close collaboration with Tony McGill, Senior Managing Director and Head of Investment Banking at Zelman & Associates ... Previously, he was in the investment banking group at Deutsche Bank.

Goldman Sachs introduces new employee benefits – source

Metro USA 29 Nov 2021
In February, a group of junior bankers in Goldman’s investment bank told senior management they were working nearly 100 hours a week and sleeping 5 hours a night to keep up with an over-the-top workload and “unrealistic deadlines” ... teams in the investment bank.

Synovus Names Tom Dierdorff Head of Corporate & Investment Banking

The Maryville Daily Times 29 Nov 2021
Synovus Bank today announced the appointment of Tom Dierdorff as its new Head of Corporate & Investment Banking (CIB), effective November 29 ... He also worked in financial institutions corporate & investment banking for nine years at Wachovia Securities and predecessor firms.

Thought Machine closes $200M for its cloud native banking SaaS and becomes a unicorn

Crunch 29 Nov 2021
The Series C is led by New York- and San Francisco-based Nyca Partners, with other new investors including ING Ventures, JPMorgan Chase Strategic Investments and Standard Chartered Ventures — the investment arms of some of its global tier one banking clients. Lloyds Banking ...

Thought Machine secures $200M in funding round

OBN 29 Nov 2021
The round also observed participation from new investors such as ING Ventures, JPMorgan Chase Strategic Investments, and Standard Chartered Ventures. Existing investors included Lloyds Banking Group, British Patient Capital, Eurazeo, SEB, Molten Ventures (formerly Draper Esprit), Backed, and IQ Capital.

Investors want to ratchet up 'blended finance' for poorer nations in climate fight

Straits Times 29 Nov 2021
The finance industry used COP26 to pledge its commitment to fighting climate change, with a group representing US$130 trillion in assets across banking, insurance and investment committing to net zero emissions by 2050 ... "There is plenty of private capital ready to invest in the transition," according to a report by the asset owners' alliance.

CO2-1-0 (CARBON) Corp and Solar EVN Ngoc Chau Signs MOU to Cooperate in Innovative Carbon ...

Kentucky New Era 29 Nov 2021
PHI Group (, PHIL ) primarily focuses on advancing PHILUX Global Funds, a group of Luxembourg bank funds organized as “Reserved Alternative Investment Fund” (“RAIF”) ( ), and building the Asia Diamond Exchange (“ADE”) in Vietnam.

Virgin Orbit and NextGen Announce Director Nominees to Virgin Orbit Board of Directors

The Maryville Daily Times 29 Nov 2021
Evan Lovell, Chief Investment Officer, Virgin Group ... Mattson was a Partner at Goldman, Sachs & Co., where he formed and was the Co-Head of the Global Industrials Group, responsible for the firm’s investment banking activities in a diverse set of industries including the aerospace and defense sectors.

Lot sales for I Park studio apartment to begin in Cheongna International City

Korea Times 28 Nov 2021
By Yi Whan-woo ... The units will go on sale Dec ... Scheduled to open in 2025, Hana Financial Town will be on 246,671 square meters of land, and will be new home for Hana Financial Group, one of the country's major banking group, as well as its affiliates. Among them are Hana Bank, Hana Financial Investment, KEB Hana Card and Hana Life Insurance ... .